Cinco De Mayo: A Cherokee Street Festival
An annual tradition, with a long history, Cinco De Mayo: A Cherokee Street Festival has evolved into a celebration of community and one of the largest and most diverse festivals in the St. Louis area.
The 2019 Cinco De Mayo festival will take place on Saturday, May 4th from 11:00am-10:00pm on Cherokee Street, between Nebraska and Jefferson. The festival will pack Cherokee Street with people enjoying authentic food, drinks, music, entertainment. We strive to support as many artists as possible through this event, focusing on diverse talent that reflects the attendees and multicultural backgrounds of the artists and residents that are a part of this community.
Three stages of live music will feature an assortment of local and regional acts, brought to you by Hornito’s Tequila, 4 Hands Brewing Company, and Urban Chestnut. St. Louis Public Schools will present kid’s sports games, and bouncy houses. Dynamo Pro Wrestlers will be competing for titles during a series of Lucha Libre wrestling matches held at 2pm & 4pm. Other activities throughout the day will include bull rides, a climbing wall, dance performances and much much more.
Established more than 15 years ago, the festival brings together over 50,000 attendees to celebrate the rich, multicultural and spirited, eclectic community within the Cherokee Street neighborhood and surrounding south St. Louis area.